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NFF Elections: Electoral Committee hands Maigari provisional clearance

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The 2018 Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) Electoral Committee on Wednesday said it had reached a decision to hand a ‘provisional clearance’ to Aminu Maigari ahead of the upcoming...

Wed Sep 19th, 2018     Read More →

Plateau: PDP tasks Mantu, others to find consensus candidate

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By Marie-Therese Nanlong, Jos The Plateau State Chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP has set a five-man Dialogue Committee to discuss with the 10 governorship aspirants on its platform...

Wed Sep 19th, 2018     Read More →

Gunmen kill 62-yr-old man, injure 3 in Plateau

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By Marie-Therese Nanlong The Police Command in Plateau said gunmen had killed a 62-year-old man, John Atu, and injured three members of his household at Kwall village of Miango District in Bassa...

Wed Sep 19th, 2018     Read More →

Dariye picks APC nomination form from prison

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…it’s embarrassing, PDP reacts Jos—Senator Joshua Dariye, who is currently serving a 14-year jail term over financial misdeeds while serving as Plateau State governor, has picked...

Wed Sep 19th, 2018     Read More →

Boosting the Nigeria Economy with the Dredging of the Escravos Channel

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THE Escravos River, a distributary of the Niger River is a 35-mile (56-kilometre) westerly watercourse that traverses zones of mangrove swamps and coastal sand ridges before entering the Bight of...

Tue Sep 18th, 2018     Read More →

Sen. Dariye picks APC nomination form from prison

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Sen. Joshua Dariye, who is currently serving a 14-year jail term over financial misdeeds while serving as Plateau governor, has picked an APC nomination form to contest next year’s...

Tue Sep 18th, 2018     Read More →

Atiku in Jos promises all inclusive gov’t

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By Marie-Therese Nanlong Jos – Former Vice President and Presidential aspirant on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Atiku Abubakar has promised to run all-inclusive...

Tue Sep 18th, 2018     Read More →

Adeosun’s resignation: Patriotism, integrity under scrutiny

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The resignation of Mrs Olukemi Adeosun as Minister of Finance on Friday, Sept. 14, for forgery has raised questions over the workings of Nigeria. Kemi Adeosun The issues border on honesty,...

Tue Sep 18th, 2018     Read More →

Plateau killings: Buratai charges troops to be aggressive, decisive against bandits

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The Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai has charged troops of `Operation Safe Haven’ to be aggressive and decisive in dealing with armed bandits and other criminal elements operating...

Tue Sep 18th, 2018     Read More →

7 dead, 28 wounded in bus accident in Western Turkey

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At least seven people were killed and 28 others injured on Tuesday when a bus overturned in Western Turkey, local media reported. The passenger bus skidded off the road and plunged into a ditch...

Tue Sep 18th, 2018     Read More →

PDP presidential primaries: Aspirants fault P-Harcourt venue

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By Dirisu Yakubu ABUJA— Ahead of October 6 presidential convention of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, slated for Port Harcourt, some aspirants are against the use of the Rivers State capital...

Tue Sep 18th, 2018     Read More →

2019: David Mark, Saraki split N-Central, NASS

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By Emmanuel Aziken, Political Editor The emergence of Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki and his predecessor, Senator David Mark, in the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, presidential primaries...

Tue Sep 18th, 2018     Read More →

2019: Buhari has failed but no saviour in sight – Balarabe Musa

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…As Atiku woos CUPP bigwigs By Dirisu Yakubu ABUJA – Ahead of the 2019 general elections, elder statesman and Second Republic governor of Kaduna state, Balarabe Musa has taken a close...

Mon Sep 17th, 2018     Read More →

Ooni lauds Africa Fashion Week for promoting pride of Nigeria, Africa

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The Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi late on Sunday said that the African Week Fahion Nigeria and London {AFWNL} has continued to promote the pride of Nigeria and African fabrics. Ogunwusi said...

Mon Sep 17th, 2018     Read More →

300 persons killed in Plateau communities

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By Marie-Therese Nanlong Jos—The indigenous people of Jos North, Jos South, Riyom and Barkin Ladi Local Government areas of Plateau State, have said no fewer than 300 persons have been...

Mon Sep 17th, 2018     Read More →